Speech and Language Support for 0-3s - elearning

Speech and Language Support for 0-3s - elearning

Speech and Language Support for 0-3s - elearning

This course is also available via face-to-face training

A practical training course for those of you working with children aged 0-3, providing you with:

  • A wealth of information and an opportunity to share experiences with other practitioners working with children of the same age
  • Practical advice and strategies to support the children, parents and families with whom you work
  • Language Builders for 0-3s, a practical resource containing an abundance of tips, ideas and strategies
  • Registration with OCN London to enable you to achieve accreditation at level 2 or 3 (accredited courses only)
Face-to-Face Training
Online Training

£370* plus VAT per person.
* Price will increase to £380 plus VAT for courses commencing after 1st August 2024

e-learning sessions for 0-3s
Online Non-Accredited e-learning

£250* for 12 weeks' access.
* This will increase to £260 from 1st August 2024

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1. What is communication?
2. Adult-child interaction and non-verbal communication
3. Play for language
4. Listening, attention and understanding spoken language
5. The word journey - developing vocabulary
6. Asking questions and the Blank Language Scheme
7. The language journey. Developing expressive language skills.
8. Sharing books, using rhymes and exploring the link to early literacy
9. Working with parents and carers to support communication development
10. Bringing it all together

Available courses

Accredited Online Training

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e-learning sessions for 0-3s

Online Training

e-learning sessions

Targeted strategies for specific age range

Language Builders for 0-3s

Anytime access to the e-learning sessions
Ten weeks

Twelve weeks
Teaching from an Elklan Tutor
Discuss and share with other learners
External accreditation with a 9 credit Award on successful completion
Learning log to complete online
Time commitment per course for all aspects 4-4½ hours total per week* 1-1½ hours per week

£370* plus VAT
* Price will increase to £380 plus VAT for courses commencing after 1st August 2024

* Price will increase to £260 from 1st August 2024

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*This is an accredited course and so you will need to actively engage with the training and complete a learning log. To do this you should expect to set aside around 4½ hours weekly.

This will include:

  • 1 to 1½ hours to complete the online session and prepare observations etc. for the live webinar
  • 1 hour to attend the live webinar
  • 1½-2 hours to plan, implement knowledge and strategies learnt and write-up the plan, observations and evaluation in an online e-log

Further training opportunities

Let's Talk courses for parents and carers

If you achieve a level 3 qualification in Speech and Language Support for 0-3s, you can train to deliver Let's Talk with Under 5s, Let's Talk with Your Baby or Let's Talk at Home to parents and carers of children with speech and language needs in your setting. Following a one-day course, you'll be qualified as a Let's Talk Tutor, able to cascade the Let's Talk course under licence.

Communication Friendly Settings (CFS)

Speech and Language Support for 0-3s is an essential first step for your setting to achieve Communication Friendly Setting status. You will need to complete the level 3 qualification first before enbarking on the level 4 learning log.

Specialist Courses

These courses are ideally suited for you if you have completed an eight- or ten-session core course and wish to take your learning further.

Supporting Autistic Pupils' Communication
Supporting Children with Unclear Speech
Supporting Children and Adults using AAC
Supporting Social, Emotional and Mental Health of Children and Young People

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